Known for her headstrong independence and spirited personality, Hepburn's career as a Hollywood leading lady spanned more than 60 years. She cultivated a screen persona that matched this public image, and regularly played strong-willed, sophisticated women. Her work came in a range of genres, from screwball comedy to literary drama, and she received four Academy Awards for Best Actress —a record for any performer. In , Hepburn was named by the American Film Institute the greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema.
This Vintage Lesbian Artwork Will Make You Want To Teleport To 19th Century Paris
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During the s Paris had gained a reputation for the variety of its nighttime pleasures and for its free and easy attitude toward life in general. Within this climate of relative tolerance many gay and lesbian nightclubs opened and flourished. Among these was Le Monocle, which is credited with being one of the first, and certainly the most famous of lesbian nightclubs. It was opened by Lulu de Montparnasse in the Montmartre area, which at that time was the main gathering place for Parisian lesbians. Why the name Le Monocle?
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By Unity Blott For Mailonline. Captured at a time when homosexuality was considered taboo, these remarkable images defiant women who flouted convention in the nineteenth and twentieth century. Kissing, embracing and reclining in intimate positions, the incredible black-and-white photographs provide a rare glimpse into women who dared to display physical love in the s and early s. The images capture Victorian and early-twentieth century females in intimate poses and showing a daring level of openness with one another for the era they were living in.
Vintage lesbian love is so very sweet as pictured here. That the pics are pretty much as in everyday life make the views more intriguing to me. They tantalize one with what is possibly to be after the photo session with the viewer left to their own fantasy. These women are so intuitive as to their bond with their lovers.